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King Edward's School Chapel, Birmingham

Description: King Edward's School Chapel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217030

OS Grid Reference: SP0542283654
OS Grid Coordinates: 405422, 283654
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4508, -1.9216

Location: A38, Birmingham B15 2UA

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 2UA

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
King Edward's School Chapel
SP 08 SE 12/22
A rebuilding and renovation of 1938-40 by Holland W Hobbiss of the Upper Corridor
linking the Grammar School and Library ranges of Barry's School in New Street
of 1833-38. Brick with stone dressings; buttressed and with unusually broad
battlements. Interior of 4 bays; 1 bay wide. Perpendicular in style and
very convincingly so The walls with panelled tracery, more complex in the
east bays than in the west. Four-light perpendicular windows, those on the
north mostly with original stained glass. Lierne vault.

Listing NGR: SP0542283654

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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